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Wescott Receives WAVES Award

August 7, 2015
WAVES President Vicki Henson, right, presents the Bill Pearson Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Award to NASAA President Joe Wescott.
 
ANAHEIM, CA--NASAA President Joe Wescott (NC) received the Bill Pearson Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Award when he attended the Western Association of Veterans Education Specialists (WAVES) Conference in Anaheim, California, last month.  The award was presented by WAVES President Vicki Henson.  Wescott accepted the award on behalf of NASAA’s fifty-five state approving agencies across the nation and pledged to continue the close partnership that has existed between WAVES and NASAA.
 
Almost a thousand school officials, along with SAA and VA leadership, gathered in California for the training conference.  President Wescott spoke during the event’s opening ceremony and discussed States’ and SAAs’ roles in the approval process.